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Tom Davis Quotes

Every time we'd muster a little energy to get back in the game, they were able to hold us off.
Tom Davis
#Energy

The innovations of the information age - laptop computers, broadband Internet service, blackberries and so forth – continue to make location less relevant in the working world. Telework, by capitalizing on those technological advances, not only offers a broad range of benefits to employers and employees, but also helps reduce traffic congestion, air pollution, and fuel consumption. Because of these important benefits, we need to encourage telework wherever possible by removing disincentives, and I applaud the Telework Coalition's help in that effort.
Tom Davis
#Age And Aging

That's an illustration of what's wrong with our club. We have a lot of guys who don't know how to play the game yet.
Tom Davis
#Club

This is a debate the American people need to have, but I think we have more important priorities right now -- getting tax cuts, getting this economy moving, getting an education reform package, patients' bill of rights -- these are, I think, higher priorities for the American people,
Tom Davis
#Debate

Religious leaders are often beacons of hope, help, and healing, in times of crisis, and have the confidence and trust of the people they serve. Our resources and support, on a national level, helps amplify the voice of an integral part of the community that may otherwise be overlooked or neglected.
Tom Davis
#Confidence

The ability to detect and prevent infectious diseases is a key component of our federal efforts to combat terrorism. As we sadly learned during the anthrax crisis in 2001, bioterrorism is a real threat. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases made the right call in tapping into the brainpower of George Mason University to conduct this vital research.
Tom Davis
#Ability

When you double the size of your convention space, you don't necessarily just double your convention business, ... You have the ability to maybe triple or quadruple it because you have opened yourself potentially to a much larger market.
Tom Davis
#Business

Hopefully we can bring in an IBM, or another big company's western regional conference, or some major trade associations,
Tom Davis
#Trade

It has become increasingly clear that local, state and federal government agencies failed to meet the needs of residents of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, ... Now it's our job to figure out why, and to make sure we are better prepared for the future.
Tom Davis
#Government

Can it. Let's work on Alternative 7.
Tom Davis
#Work

This is not the time to attack or defend government entities for political purposes,
Tom Davis
#Government

We weren't trying to carve out artificially high standards, ... This is not an unfunded mandate [to states].
Tom Davis
#Trying

The task before us is considerable. The American people want the facts, ... It's about getting the facts, not getting even.
Tom Davis
#Facts

This is great news for the entire region. This is a return to normalcy for Reagan National.
Tom Davis
#News

This is not the movies. There is no Tommy Lee Jones character who comes in and takes charge of everything.
Tom Davis
#Character

I noticed that the (drunk) individuals had moved on, ... He (the AT&T security guard) pointed to a package under a bench in front of the tower and told me that one of them must have left it there.
Tom Davis
#Security

We don't see any other legal action we can take.
Tom Davis
#Action

This is exactly the opposite of what this legislation is intended to do.
Tom Davis
#Legislation

Now it's our job to figure out why, and to make sure we are better prepared for the future.
Tom Davis
#Future

There's a cloud over the game that I love,
Tom Davis
#Love

I would hope that baseball would see this hearing as an opportunity.
Tom Davis
#Baseball

He is respected on both sides of the aisle. He has strong support across the ideological spectrum of the Republican party, and, frankly, respect on the Democratic side.
Tom Davis
#Republican

We want both Republicans and Democrats at the table to do this job right,
Tom Davis
#Democrats

There's always exceptions to the rule, ... but I think when you're looking at guards that don't shoot a great percentage, a lot of it is confidence.
Tom Davis
#Exceptions

(Nick) does create negatives to go with his positives, ... because he's got positives. But he cannot be turning it over every other time down the floor. And as good as he is at penetrating, he's not as good a perimeter shooter, so he's got to pick his spots better.
Tom Davis
#Create

This will encourage businesses to come in and fix these problems, and right now there's some hesitancy to do that,
Tom Davis
#Problems

This looks like a war zone.
Tom Davis
#War

We're all trying to work together,
Tom Davis
#Trying

There's always some national context to state elections here. It probably all does matter, and up here that's probably not a plus.
Tom Davis
#Elections

The American Community Survey is a valuable tool, one that should not be abandoned.
Tom Davis
#Community